Northeast Edition

Washington Blvd. project breaks ground in Commerce

COMMERCE — Federal, state, and local officials gathered for a formal ground-breaking ceremony Jan. 23 for the Washington Boulevard Project. The occasion also coincided with the city’s 55th birthday, a city spokesperson said. The ceremony took place at the southeast corner of Washington Boulevard and Commerce Way to mark the beginning of the construction project Read More…

The Press

Huntington Park approves Pacific Boulevard pedestrian project

HUNTINGTON PARK — The City Council has approved a $2.7 million pedestrian improvement project on Pacific Boulevard, the city’s main shopping area between Florence and Slauson avenues. Work must be completed by the end of 2016 under terms of the grant from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, said Manuel Acosta, housing and community Read More…

Culver City Edition

Culver City Middle School is designated model school

CULVER CITY — The state Department of Education and the California Middle Grades Alliance have announced that seven high-performing California middle schools have been designated as model middle grades schools in the 2014-15 Schools to Watch Taking Center Stage program. The announcement also includes recognition of the sustained progress of 14 previously chosen schools, including Read More…